The lush green sprawling campus of RCET spread over 100 acres and it is located extremely close to Perambalur town and in the midst of Blue Metal Industrial Areas. The distance of just 5 Kms from Perambalur towards Chennai makes it approachable for the aspiring engineers in and around the district. Though, it is located on the NH not only to en-mute the student community to various parts but from them to abroad. Initially RCET offers Four Undergraduate level courses, namely, Civil Engineering(CE), Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE), Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE) and Mechanical Engineering (MECH), on account of the highly qualified faculties, well equipped laboratories and enriched infrastructure furnished by the college, the then Anna University of Technology, Timchirappalll and AICTE, New Delhi, came forward to grant appmval (AUT/CEP/0062009, dated: 16/07/2009 & AICTE: F.No. 07/08/11V/E&T2009/46, dated: 17/06/2009) for the above said Courses from the academic year 2009-10.